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Excision of Right Groin Lymph Node

Oscar Posted Mon 02nd of November, 2015 09:54:23 AM

Pre-op Dx: Right Groin Adenopathy
Post-op Dx: Right Groin Adenopathy

Procedure: Excision of Right Groin Lymph Node
Pt has bulge Lymph Node on right groin, doctor made about 4cm incision and excised the Groin Adenopathy lymph node. Now what is right code from following.

1) 38500
2) 11404
3) 11424
Please suggest which is appropriate code to code this procedure.

SuperCoder Answered Tue 03rd of November, 2015 01:50:56 AM

Thanks for your question.

The closed code would be 38500 to code this scenario.

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